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Mia Westerlund Roosen, ‘Carmelite II’, 2005, Betty Cuningham
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Carmelite II, 2005

Felt and resin
89 × 46 × 36 in
226.1 × 116.8 × 91.4 cm
$85,000
Location
New York
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Mia Westerlund Roosen
American, b. 1942
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Known for her monumental outdoor sculptures, including a group that was displayed along the Park Avenue median in New York in 2010, Mia Westerlund Roosen creates works full of sensuality and wit. Inspired by dance and feminism, Westerlund Roosen refers to the body, eroticism, and famous women in her hand-finished, cast concrete sculptures. Never literal, her works are interpretive and semi-abstract. French Kiss (2009), for example, is an enormous rendering of two curved, tongue-like forms locked in the expressive arch of a double lick.

Mia Westerlund Roosen, ‘Carmelite II’, 2005, Betty Cuningham
Mia Westerlund Roosen, ‘Carmelite II’, 2005, Betty Cuningham
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About the work
Mia Westerlund Roosen
American, b. 1942
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Known for her monumental outdoor sculptures, including a group that was displayed along the Park Avenue median in New York in 2010, Mia Westerlund Roosen creates works full of sensuality and wit. Inspired by dance and feminism, Westerlund Roosen refers to the body, eroticism, and famous women in her hand-finished, cast concrete sculptures. Never literal, her works are interpretive and semi-abstract. French Kiss (2009), for example, is an enormous rendering of two curved, tongue-like forms locked in the expressive arch of a double lick.

Carmelite II, 2005

Felt and resin
89 × 46 × 36 in
226.1 × 116.8 × 91.4 cm
$85,000
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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